EPPO Global Database

Passiflora quadrangularis(PAQQU)

Code created in: 2000-06-28

Basic information
  • EPPO Code: PAQQU
  • Preferred name: Passiflora quadrangularis
  • Authority: Linnaeus


Most of northern and eastern South America. Cultivated as an ornamental climber, and for its edible fruits. Introduced in Bangladesh, Indochina, Malesia, eastern Africa, Mexico, Central America, Caribbean

Common names
Name Language
barbadine English
giant granadilla English
giant passion flower English
Königsgranadilla German
Riesengranadilla German
vierflügelige Passionsblume German
barbadine French
grenadille géante French
grenadille melon French
badea Spanish (CU)
granadilla real Spanish
maracuyá Spanish
parcha Spanish
quijón Spanish (CR)
sandia de la pasión Spanish
tumbo Spanish (BO)
passiflora grande Italian
markusa Dutch
granadilho Portuguese
maracujá-assu Portuguese (BR)
maracujá-mamão Portuguese (BR)
maracujazeiro-açu Portuguese
maracujazeiro-gigante Portuguese
maracujazeiro-grande Portuguese
maracujazeiro-melão Portuguese
barbadin Swedish
гигантская гранадилла Russian
пассифлора четырёхгранная Russian
страстоцвет четырёхгранный Russian
kæmpegranadil Danish
barbadin Norwegian
jättipassio Finnish